WORKING FOR US

Welcome to the careers page for the Doncaster Culture & Leisure Trust.

Doncaster Culture and Leisure Trust is a charitable trust set up to manage and operate Doncaster Dome Leisure Complex. From April 2011, the Trust has expanded its operation to include 11 additional venues, now incorporating 9 former Council centres, Dearne Valley Leisure Centre and Rossington Community Sports Village.

With the Dome as its flagship venue, DCLT will be working towards delivering exceptional cultural, leisure and entertainment facilities to the people of Doncaster and the surrounding regions.

In order to deliver such a wide ranging programme of activities, DCLT requires a diverse staff force, covering many different roles and job functions.

If you are interested in applying for any of the vacancies on offer, download our Application Form or click 'Apply Now', below.

 



Ticket Office Assistant

Location
Cast
Salary
£5,540
Sector
Closing Date For Applications
03/09/2014

Short Description

16 hours per week

Responsible to the Ticket Office Co-ordinator for maintaining the effective running of Doncaster Ticket Office ensuring high levels of customer care.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong interpersonal skills with an emphasis on customer care
  • Experience of handling and reconciling cash
  • Knowledge of the arts and entertainment industry
  • Excellent communication skills, in particular telephone and face to face
  • IT knowledge
  • The ability to be adaptable, committed and enthusiastic
  • Flexibility and be able to work as part of a team
  • Excellent personal organisation skills

Evening and weekend working is a regular requirement of the role.

Doncaster Culture and Leisure Trust is an employer of choice and all contracted staff receives the following benefits:

28 days holiday

Standard Package Westfield Health Care

Free personal access to Leisure & Health Facilities

 

THE CLOSING DATE: 12pm 3rd September 2014

 Interviews will take palce Friday 12th September.

Further information and application packs can be viewed and downloaded at: www.castindoncaster.com/jobs, www.dclt.co.uk/jobs

Alternatively, email kim@castindoncaster.com

Are you unemployed and looking to work in the Leisure Industry?

Location
DCLT
Salary
N/A
Sector
Training Opportunity
Closing Date For Applications
30/11/2014

Short Description

If you are unemployed, aged 19+ and claiming Job Seekers Allowance there is an exciting opportunity to obtain Nationally Recognised Qualifications and work experience with DCLT, free of charge. We have places for job seekers to gain their Pool Lifeguard, First Aid at Work and Defibrillator qualifications followed by a 2 to 3 week unpaid work placement to gain experience in the industry. If you are interested in being considered for this opportunity please speak to your advisor at the Job Centre or contact The DCLT Training Department on trainingdept@dclt.co.uk

Marketing and Communications Assistant

Location
Right Up Our Street
Salary
£14,000
Sector
Marketing
Closing Date For Applications
24/08/2014

Short Description

Overview

The project is about Doncaster people choosing, making, seeing and sharing brilliant cultural ideas. Right Up Our Street is taking place across the Doncaster Borough to make arts and performance happen in surprising and exciting ways - from libraries to parks, pubs to sports grounds, canals to rooftops, markets to theatre venues.  Activity is focused in six key areas, Balby, Bentley, Mexborough, Rossington, the East and Doncaster town centre – with several cultural venues. In each of these areas Arts Supporters are working on workshops and events. 

Right Up Our Street is led by a consortium of Doncaster Arts Organisations and supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England until 2016.

Whilst working across cultural venues in Doncaster and the six different areas, the role will be predominantly based at Cast. A place for performance, participation and conversation and to watch incredible shows, share creative ideas and be inspired. 

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, committed and self-motivated individual to join the Right Up Our Street team assisting the Marketing and Communications Manager.

The ideal candidate will have:

- A minimum of A-Level
- Some experience in marketing and/or communications (preferably in the arts sector), qualifications desirable
- Excellent organisational and communication skills
- Excellent attention to details
- Passion for the arts
- Good knowledge about Doncaster and surrounding areas
- Understanding of customer care
- Clean driving licence

Doncaster Culture and Leisure Trust is an employer of choice and all contracted staff receives the following benefits:

28 days holiday

Standard Package Westfield Health Care

Free personal access to Leisure & Health Facilities

Further information and application packs can be viewed and downloaded at:  http://rightupourstreet.org.uk/opportunities, www.castindoncaster.com/jobs, www.dclt.co.uk/jobs

Alternatively, email kim@castindoncaster.com

HOUSEKEEPING ASSISTANT

Location
CAST
Salary
£5,265 per annum
Sector
Cleaner
Closing Date For Applications
25/08/2014

Short Description

Cast is Doncaster’s new performance venue which opened in September 2013.  A place for performance, participation and conversation and to watch incredible shows, share creative ideas and be inspired.

Cast is a dynamic hub of creative cultural exchange, developed together with the artists and communities of Doncaster and linked with national and international partners.

The building includes a 620 seat theatre, a 200 seat or 300 standing flexible space, drama and dance studios, rooms that can be used for meetings, teaching or rehearsals and a café bar.

Led by Director Kully Thiarai the venue is managed by DPV Ltd, a registered charity, which sits within Doncaster Culture and Leisure Trust (DCLT).  Cast is an NPO organisation of Arts Council England and is also regularly funded by Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council.

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to join the front of house team that will help realise the potential of this significant new cultural offer.

 

HOUSEKEEPING ASSISTANT

 16 hours per week to include early mornings, evenings and weekends

 

To undertake individually, or as part of a team, the cleaning of designated areas to ensure that they are kept in a clean and hygienic condition.

 

Doncaster Culture and Leisure Trust is an employer of choice and all contracted staff receives the following benefits:

 28 days holiday

Standard Package Westfield Health Care

Free personal access to Leisure & Health Facilities

 

THE CLOSING DATE: 5pm Monday 25 August 2014

 

Interviews will take place on Monday 1 September 2014

 Further information and application packs can be viewed and downloaded at: www.castindoncaster.com/jobs, www.dclt.co.uk/jobs or Alternatively, email kim@castindoncaster.com

Duty Manager

Location
CAST
Salary
£16,823
Sector
Theatre Management
Closing Date For Applications
22/08/2014

Short Description

Cast is Doncaster’s new performance venue which opened in September 2013.  A place for performance, participation and conversation and to watch incredible shows, share creative ideas and be inspired.

Cast is a dynamic hub of creative cultural exchange, developed together with the artists and communities of Doncaster and linked with national and international partners.

The building includes a 620 seat theatre, a 200 seat or 300 standing flexible space, drama and dance studios, rooms that can be used for meetings, teaching or rehearsals and a café bar.

Led by Director Kully Thiarai the venue is managed by DPV Ltd, a registered charity, which sits within Doncaster Culture and Leisure Trust (DCLT).  Cast is an NPO organisation of Arts Council England and is also regularly funded by Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council.

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to join the front of house team that will help realise the potential of this significant new cultural offer.


DUTY MANAGER

SALARY £16,823 per annum
plus benefits

37 hours per week to include evenings and weekends

To ensure the smooth running of the Front of House operation during opening hours, welcoming visitors and managing the cleaning staff.

The successful individual will have:

• Experience of managing and motivating a diverse team
• Experience of working in a customer focused environment
• Strong leadership and interpersonal skills
• A keen interest in the arts and culture sector


Doncaster Culture and Leisure Trust is an employer of choice and all contracted staff receives the following benefits:


28 days holiday
Standard Package Westfield Health Care
Free personal access to Leisure & Health Facilities

THE CLOSING DATE: 12 noon Friday 22 August 2014

Interviews will take place on Thursday 28 August 2014

Further information and application packs can be viewed and downloaded at:
www.castindoncaster.com/jobs, www.dclt.co.uk/jobs
Alternatively, email kim@castindoncaster.com

Swimming Instructors

Location
Salary
£8.50 per hour (level 1) £12.50 per hour (level 2)
Sector
Swimming
Closing Date For Applications
30/09/2014

Short Description

We are looking to recruit qualified Swimming Instructors across a number of sites in the Trust.

Venue and hours of work vary to meet the operational needs of the company and shifts include days, evenings and weekends.

The ideal candidates will have:

  • A  minimum of a level 1 ASA teaching qualificaiton

  • A current Pool Lifeguard Qualification

  • Previous teaching experience

  • A flexible working nature

  • Good communication and customer service skills

 Please note that this position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Doncaster Culture and Leisure Trust is an employer of choice and staff will receive the following benefits:
Uniform
5.6 weeks holiday per annum
Free personal use of health & fitness facilities

FOR AN APPLICATION FORM PLEASE CONTACT HUMAN RESOURCES ON 01302 379165 or hr@dclt.co.uk